Buying

Welcome to the Buying section. Here you will find articles about how to buy a home, first-time home buyers, the cost of buying a home and much more.

Borrowing more to renovate your home

Let’s be honest: it often takes more than vacuuming and Windex to make the bathroom in a new home shine. But that shouldn’t stop you from buying the house of your dreams: several options are available to finance your renovations. … Continue reading

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Choosing the plan of your dreams

Building a house is one of life’s most important projects. And searching for the ideal plan, although fun and exciting, can be a lengthy and daunting task. How to choose among so many available plans? Here is some useful advice that … Continue reading

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How to save for a down payment?

You wish to buy a house, but you are wondering how to save the thousand dollars you need for a down payment? At first sight, we know it doesn’t seem easy. However, when you analyze the situation, workable solutions appear. … Continue reading

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Buying a Property in Quebec: 5 Fundamental Steps

The steps to becoming a homeowner are not the same everywhere you go. Just within Canadian borders, these steps vary from one province to the next. Let’s go over the main steps people looking to purchase a property in Quebec … Continue reading

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5 steps for picking the right neighborhood

5 Steps for Picking the Right Neighborhood

It comes as no surprise that when it comes to real estate, choosing the right neighborhood is critical. It will determine whether your property will gain little, a lot or no value in the coming years. But how does one … Continue reading

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6 Parts of an Offer to Purchase

  You’ve spent a lot of time going to open houses and surfing the net looking over homes that you want to buy and you have finally found “the one.” So what happens now? Well, it’s time to make an … Continue reading

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Making An Offer on a Home

When it comes to buying a home, it’s pretty clear that making an offer that is merely verbal simply does not fly. That is why, when it comes to making an offer, you need to enter into a written contract … Continue reading

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Mortgage glossary for first-time homebuyers

Mortgage glossary for first-time homebuyers

Buying a property requires you to first become familiar with some new terms that you may not otherwise consider – such as the mortgage glossary for first-time homebuyers. Continue reading

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8 Contract Conditions For Homebuyers

Even though there could be many conditions that can be placed on a purchase contract by homebuyers, the majority of contract conditions include the following: Contract conditions in an Offer to Purchase: 1- Subject to financing: When the buyer needs … Continue reading

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Quebec City Neighborhoods for First Time Home Buyers

6 Best Neighborhoods in Quebec City for First-Time Home Buyers

Quebec City is home to many beautiful, historic, and exciting neighborhoods. Depending on your priorities and values, you will find one exactly right for you as a first-time buyer. Quebec is a very safe city by most standards. In fact, … Continue reading

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